Author: W. Gifford-Jones, MD and Diana Gifford-Jones


Common Sense Health: Goodnight Moon and Goodnight Doctor, Whispering ‘Stop it!’

This column, over 45 years, has begged people to make the lifestyle changes that will help them avoid the development of type 2 diabetes. Failing that, there’s mounting scientific evidence that natural supplements supporting glycemic control can help mitigate dietary obstinance and lack of exercise. And in the event diabetes […]


Common Sense Health: Has the Diagnosis for Celiac Disease Been Missed?

Some health problems can be hard to pinpoint. An accurate diagnosis of celiac disease can be easily missed. Among adults in particular, symptoms can be so subtle it can go undetected for years, causing other problems that further complicate a definitive diagnosis. Researchers at Duke University examined a randomized sample […]